Sequoyah Council, 713
Boy Scouts of America
Johnson City, Tennessee
You are invited to be one of the first to take part in the historic Tweetsie Trail Trek on August 30, 2014. The Tweetsie Trail is located in East Tennessee, between Johnson City and Elizabethton. The Tweetsie is a pedestrian / bicycle trail utilizing the abandoned ET & WNC rail line. The trail will begin at Alabama Street in Johnson City and continues roughly 6 miles to Sycamore Shoals State Park in Elizabethton, TN. Like the Virginia Creeper Trail, The Tweetsie Trail will provide an excellent opportunity to run, bike or walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery along the way. A BSA Historic Trail designation is expected after the trail is officially opened. Click here for more information or Click here to register.
If you are interested in making history and would like to participate on the first day, go to: http://tweetsietrail.com/trek/ to register. On-Line Registration will close at 8pm EST, Sunday, Aug. 24
Runners Start: 8:30 am Walkers Start: 9:00 am Cyclists Start: 12 noon
Opening day ceremonies will include: Food, music and great fellowship. The fee for this special opportunity is $ 12.00, which includes: T-shirt and special opening day medallion.
Fender Farms Scouting Maize
Fender Farms and the Sequoyah Council have partnered again to create a Scouting Maize. They will be offering Scouts an opportunity to tour the maize and camp before opening to the public.
The dates of the special event will be September 5-7. The cost of camping and the maize will be $13.00 per person. If you do not want to camp and would like to just participate in the day activities, it will be $10.00 per person for anyone over 3 years of age. Please note camping and these prices are only available on this weekend. There is no pre-registraton. All registration will be at Fender Farms the weekend of the activity.
Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow
Date: October 11, 2014
Registration Deadline: October 3, 2014 No Walk-ons
Location: Pleasant View UMC, Abingdon, VA
Fee: $12 Includes Lunch
This year, there are more reasons than ever to have an exciting and motivational popcorn kickoff! When you kickoff this year’s popcorn sale, be sure to enter the CAMP MASTERS Kickoff Contest. All you have to do is take a photo or short video showing how your Unit’s popcorn sale incorporates Scout Training, a motivational Room Set Up and of course FUN. Then, enter online at campmasters.org or download our App and enter from your smart phone: Apple App Store (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/campmasters-kickoff-contest/id839673134?ls=1&mt=8) or Google Play ( https://play.google.com/store). You can check out the great tools and resources available at campmasters.org to help plan your kickoff.
Prizes will be awarded to the top two Units in each category: $1,000 bonus commission to the first place Unit and $500 to the second place Unit. Plus, every selling Scout in the winning Units will win a $25 Walmart® gift card! See the attached flyer for more details on this exciting contest! For complete rules and regulations, visit campmasters.org.
Open to ALL adult leaders:
Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts,
Camp Davy Crockett
March 20-22, 2015
April 10-12, 2015
To Contact us:
Sequoyah Council, BSA
PO Box 3010
Johnson City, TN 37602
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